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A Canadian financial services provider helping clients with their capital raising, risk management and advisory requirements.

Étienne Dubuc

Executive Vice President and Managing Director

Head - Equities, Currencies and Commodities

Co-Head, Risk Management Solutions


Etienne Dubuc is Executive Vice President and Managing Director and Head of Equities, Currencies and Commodities. He is responsible for all National Bank’s equity activities, including activities pertaining to equity derivatives sales and trading, electronic trading and market-making as well as structured products manufacturing and trading.

Mr. Dubuc began his career at the Bank in 1999 as an Option Market Maker and successively held the positions of Options Market Maker, then Head Trader, Option Flow and Head Trader, Structured Products. For the last 10 years, he has been leading the development of the Equity Derivatives Group into a leader in options and ETF trading. He took over the Cash Equities Group in 2014 and the Research Department in early 2018 and more recently, the Currency and Commodity groups in 2019. In January 2020, Etienne was given the responsibility of managing the FX and Commodities groups in addition to sharing the management of the Risk Management Solutions team's activities.

In additional to his professional activities, Mr. Dubuc has served as a member of the CHU Sainte-Justine Foundation committee since 2020.

Mr. Dubuc holds a Master’s degree in Finance from HEC Montréal and a Bachelor’s degree in Economics from Université de Montréal.